Audio from the opening ceremony at Parliament: remembering the Homosexual Law Reform era - 30 years on. Note a number of musical performances have been removed from this recording.
This recording has been split into two parts - part 1 can be heard here
A special thank you to the organisers and participants for allowing this event to be recorded.
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